Director - Sustainable Seas National Science Challenge
Julie is a marine and freshwater biologist with a PhD from the University of Manitoba, Canada. She has spent 20 years as a scientist with DSIR and then NIWA working in both marine and freshwater research, specialising in phytoplankton and microbial food web studies. Julie is the Chair of the Integrated Marine Biogeochemistry and Ecosystems Research (IMBER) research project. Julie joined the Operations Management Team in July 2008.